It may look like a butcher’s robe at the end of a very long shift, but this dress is actually made entirely of wine. Researchers at the University of Western Australia have developed a technique that allows clothes to form on their own without any stitches by using fermented wine. The clothes are eco-friendly, but it’s unlikely they’ll ever prove a hit with customers. The material, which smells of wine, feels slimy whenever it gets wet.
Creative Couture: 15 Dresses Made from Weird Materials
Forget silk and lace. Artists and designers know that truly creative couture can include everything from electrical wiring to discarded juice pouches. Here are 15 surprising frocks.
15 Dresses Made From Weird Materials